New facility improves accounts receivable flexibility and reduces interest expense
Cyxtera (NASDAQ: CYXT), a global leader in data center colocation and interconnection services, today announced it has closed an accounts receivable securitization facility of $37.5 million with PNC Bank, N.A. The new facility provides increased availability and reduced interest expense compared to Cyxtera’s former accounts receivable factoring facility. The facility has a committed term of three years.
“This new facility is an important piece of our overall liquidity and financing strategy, and we are very pleased with the terms of the facility as it provides us with greater flexibility and a low-cost source of capital,” said Carlos Sagasta, Cyxtera’s Chief Financial Officer.
Cyxtera is a global leader in colocation and interconnection services, with a footprint of more than 60 data centers in over 30 markets. With IT infrastructure becoming increasingly hybrid, complex, and distributed, Cyxtera continues to expand its portfolio beyond space and power to deliver more cloud-like and flexible infrastructure solutions across its global data center platform and robust partner ecosystem. Today, Cyxtera provides more than 2,300 enterprise and government customers with the technology solutions they need to scale faster, achieve financial goals, and gain a competitive advantage. For more information, please visit www.cyxtera.com.
This press release includes “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Cyxtera intends such forward-looking statements to be covered by the safe harbor provisions for forward-looking statements contained in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and includes this statement for purposes of complying with these safe harbor provisions. Any statements made in this press release that are not statements of historical fact, including statements about the term of the facility, availability under the facility and the interest expense, are forward-looking statements and should be evaluated as such. The forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, and you should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. Actual results may differ materially from expectations discussed in such forward-looking statements. Although Cyxtera believes that its forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, its expected results may not be achieved, and actual results may differ materially from its expectations. Factors that may materially affect such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to: our compliance with the terms, conditions and covenants contained in the facility, our timely collection of receivables from our customers and the ability of PNC Bank to terminate the facility prior to the expiration of the committed terms in certain circumstances. These cautionary statements should not be construed by you to be exhaustive and the forward-looking statements are made only as of the date of this press release. We undertake no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable law.